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ZIP Code 21074

Primary City:Hampstead, MD (View All Cities)
Timezone: Eastern (10:32am)
Coordinates:39.61, -76.85
ZIP (~6 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 21074

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 21074. In addition to the primary city for a ZIP code, USPS also publishes a list of other acceptable cities that can be used with ZIP code 21074. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 21074, you should not use any of the cities listed as unacceptable. Choose from the primary or acceptable cities when mailing your package or letter.

Primary city:
Hampstead, MD
Acceptable:
Greenmount

Stats and Demographics for the 21074 ZIP Code

ZIP code 21074 is located in north Maryland and covers a slightly less than average land area compared to other ZIP codes in the United States. It also has a slightly less than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 21074 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely large. There are also a large number of families and a small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 21074 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 15,084
Population Density 403 people per sq mi
Housing Units 5,777
Median Home Value $283,000
Land Area 37.46 sq mi
Water Area 0.31 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 5,576
Median Household Income $81,500

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 40Male Median Age: 39Female Median Age: 42

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male4655555865974044073664666176955625223902521881519978
Female396485556553380387372474700699646505432301232203202161
Total8611,0401,1421,1507847947389401,3171,3941,2081,027822553420354301239

Gender

 Male 7,400 49%
 Female 7,684 51%
Gender

Race

 White 14,360 95.2%
 Black Or African American 234 1.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 28 0.2%
 Asian 156 1.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 4 0.0%
 Other Race 114 0.8%
 Two Or More Races 188 1.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner354929411,291973495352104
Renter57151193153115978542
Total926431,1341,4441,088592437146

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 3,432 62%
 Single Guardian 743 13%
 Singles 1,166 21%
 Singles With Roommate 235 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 3,453 62%
 Households with Kids 2,123 38%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male929999931131011041081291151231121221141241321281219293
Female776810079948711288104103119931171241261231241047673
Total169167199172207188216196233218242205239238250255252225168166

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 21074 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 21074 were primarily built in the 1980s or the 1990s. Looking at 21074 real estate data, the median home value of $283,000 is high compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 21074. Rentals in 21074 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 21074 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 15,065 99.9%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 16 0.1%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 3 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 3,687 64%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 996 17%
 Renter Occupied Households 893 15%
 Households Vacant 201 3%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 46 23%
 Rented & Unoccupied 6 3%
 For Sale Only 60 30%
 Sold & Unoccupied 7 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 10 5%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 72 36%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 28 3%
 1 Bedroom 242 29%
 2 Bedroom 287 35%
 3+ Bedroom 266 32%
Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

Cost of Monthly Rent Including Utilities

Cost of a Studio Apartment

Cost of a 1 Bedroom

Cost of a 2 Bedroom

Cost of a 3+ Bedroom

Employment, Income, Earnings, and Work

The median household income of $81,500 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 21074 is likely to be one of the nicer parts of town with a more affluent demographic.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. However, that is not the case in 21074. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. It is much more common for employees to have to travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment than most parts of country which could indicate bad traffic or that people typically live far from where they work.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 5,501 49%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,291 20%
 No Earnings 3,427 31%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Sources of Household Income

Percent of Households Receiving Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Investment Income

Percent of Households Receiving Investment Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Retirement Income

Percent of Households Receiving Retirement Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 5,501 49%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,291 20%
 No Earnings 3,427 31%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 6,868 94%
 Public transportation 85 1%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 63 1%
 Worked at Home 272 4%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The area has some of the highest percentages of people who attended college of any ZIP.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 399 9%
 High School Graduate 2,363 53%
 Associate's degree 427 10%
 Bachelor's degree 855 19%
 Master's degree 298 7%
 Professional school degree 52 1%
 Doctorate degree 45 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,639 86%
 Enrolled in Private School 175 6%
 Not Enrolled in School 258 8%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 21074

ZIP Code 21074 is in the Carroll County Public Schools. There are 6 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 21074.

Hampstead Elementary
3737 Shiloh Rd
Hampstead, MD 21074
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Carroll County Public Schools
North Carroll Middle School
2401 Hanover Pk
Hampstead, MD 21074
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Carroll County Public Schools
Shiloh Middle School
3675 Willow St
Hampstead, MD 21074
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Carroll County Public Schools
Spring Garden Elementary
700 Boxwood Dr
Hampstead, MD 21074
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Carroll County Public Schools
North Carroll High School
1400 Panther Dr
Hampstead, MD 21074
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Carroll County Public Schools
Hannah More at North Carroll High School
1400 Panther Dr
Hampstead, MD 21074
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private

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